Priscilla Miller to step down from ED position

Cilla Miller copyPriscilla Miller, executive director of MERCI Clinic, has announced she is resigning at the end of December.

Miller, who started working at MERCI Clinic 12 years ago as a volunteer and served the last five years as executive director, sent her board of directors a letter saying she needed a change.

“We are trying to fill this void,” Chairman of the Board, Tom Monte said. “We hope to have it filled by the middle of December so by January 1, the new person can hit the ground running.” Miller’s last day at the clinic is scheduled for Dec. 30, 2016. >>READ MORE

Job Opening: Executive Director

MERCI Clinic is currently accepting applications for the position of Executive Director to lead clinic operations in Eastern North Carolina. MERCI Clinic provides quality health care, limited dental care and pharmacy services to residents of Craven, Jones and Pamlico Counties with limited income. MERCI Clinic is a 501(c)3 organization.

The Executive Director represents the MERCI Clinic in the community. He/she interacts with stakeholders, sponsors, regulators, and supporting organizations with the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior. The position is responsible for fund raising (including grant writing), budget management, human resources (including staff and volunteers), program development, board development, and strategic planning execution in cooperation with the Board of Directors.

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
Successful grant writing and grant management experience
Successful fundraising experience
Demonstrated leadership skills
Financial management experience: budgeting, cost control, reporting, forecasting
Experience working with Board of Directors and volunteers preferred
Non-profit experience preferred
Experience in medical / health care setting preferred
Experience building successful partnerships with other community entities

Salary is commensurate with experience and education.

Anticipated starting hire date should be by mid-December 2016.

Interested individuals should submit a resume and cover letter to for consideration. Deadline for submissions is 11/18/16 by 5pm. All inquiries will be held in confidence.